James Maitland Stewart was an American actor and military officer who is among the most honored and popular stars in film history. Known for his distinctive drawl, down-to-earth persona, and authentic, everyman acting style, Stewart's film career spanned over 55 years and 80 films. With the strong morals he portrayed both on screen and in his personal life, Stewart epitomized the "American ideal" in the 20th-century United States. The characters he played spanned a... Read More
|Born||James Maitland Stewart
May 20, 1908
Indiana, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Died||July 2, 1997 (aged 89)
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
|Other names||Jimmy Stewart|
|Occupation||Actor, military officer|